Two SEC conference foes will face off from NCAA college basketball on Saturday February 8th as the Missouri Tigers hit the road to face the Mississippi Rebels. The Tigers and Rebels will get things started from Ole Miss at 5PM Eastern Time and FSN will provide the coast to coast TV broadcast. Check out the college basketball betting odds at Bovada sportsbook.
The college basketball wagering odds from this SEC game have the home side Mississippi Rebels favored by -2 points with a total lined at 144 points. Those who play on Mississippi on the money line will lay -120 odds with the return on the Missouri Tigers at +100 odds on the money line.
The Missouri Tigers have struggled on the road in SEC conference play as the team has losses at Florida, LSU and Vanderbilt in recent games. They went into a very bad Auburn team and came away with a 70-68 road win. Missouri enters play off a two game losing streak. Mississippi on their home court in conference is undefeated with victories against South Carolina, Mississippi St, LSU and Auburn. Ole Miss can put up points as the team averages 77 points per game on the season. The teams met last season at Mississippi and it was all Rebels as they come away with the 64-49 victory as a -4 ½ point wagering favorite. In that game Missouri shot poorly hitting on just 36.8% from the floor and 2 of 18 came from the three point line. They met again on a neutral court during the SEC Tournament and Ole Miss came out on top winning 64-62 and covering as a +4 point underdog. Marshall Henderson is playing well for the Rebels as he has averaged 21 points over his past three games. In his recent home games he scored 21 against South Carolina, 19 against Mississippi St and 25 points against LSU all resulting in victories for the Rebels. On the year Henderson averages 19 points a game with 36% from the three point line in 19 games played this season. Henderson is much more mature as he has toned down his antics on the court from the past. He had plenty to think about as he was sitting out a suspension early in the year.
With our college basketball pick on Thursday we will play on the Mississippi Rebels -2 points against the Missouri Tigers at best sportsbooks online.